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Im curious if i can swap a 1997 5.7 vortec r code into my…

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Im curious if i can swap a 1997 5.7 vortec r code into my 1998 chevy 5.0 vortec m code since my motor has a bad bearing. any help would be greatly apreciated

Mechanic's Assistant: Just to clarify, what's the exact code? And have you tried to reset it?

I havent done anything yet, I can buy a 1997 vortec 5.7 r code out of a van, i want to knw if I can put it into my 1998 chevy that has a 5.0 vortec m code

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model of your '97 GM?

I just explained it above

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?

I want to do an engine swap

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GM Mechanic: Tim Mohr, ASE MASTER TECH replied 1 year ago
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Hi, my name is ***** ***** this can be swapped, but you will ned the computer from the 5.7 also, do you have access to the computer also?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
this didnt answer my question i will look elsewhere
GM Mechanic: Tim Mohr, ASE MASTER TECH replied 1 year ago

you can ask all the questions you like?

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